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Welcome to the Pink Palace Family of Museums

History. Science. Nature. Entertainment... it's all in the family.

Welcome to the Pink Palace Family of Museums, a wide-ranging collection of historic, educational and technological attractions maintained by the City of Memphis, Tennessee and Memphis Museums, Inc. The Museum Family, including the Pink Palace Museum, the CTI 3D Giant Theater, the AutoZone Dome at the Sharpe Planetarium, Lichterman Nature Center and the historic Mallory-Neely and Magevney Houses, operates some of the finest attractions and exhibits in the country.  The Pink Palace Museum, the AutoZone Dome at the Sharpe Planetarium and the CTI 3D Giant Theater are accredited members of the American Association of Museums. Lichterman Nature Center was the first accredited nature center in the United States. 


Inspire discovery through collecting, preserving, and interpreting the cultural histories and natural sciences that shape our region. 


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